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Akta miasta Przedborza (Sygn. 520)

Document | Digitized | Accession Number: 2016.38.1 | RG Number: RG-15.442

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    Minutes of sessions of the Municipal Council of Przedbórz, budget records, files related to electionS (including lists of voters), diverse lists and statistics, lists of estates and housing matters, records of lands, fees/fares and taxes (including those for the synagogue), construction matters, recruitment to the army, and applications for identification cards, and many other matters. Included are files of the Jewish Community that survived from 1940-1942 (call No 578-582), and a list of estate owners.
    Alternate Title
    Selected reords of the city Przedbórz
    inclusive:  1918-1943
    Credit Line
    Forms part of the Claims Conference International Holocaust Documentation Archive at the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. This archive consists of documentation whose reproduction or acquisition was made possible with funding from the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany.
    Collection Creator
    Urz?d Miejski w Przedborzu
    Przedbórz is a town in Radomsko County, Łódź Voivodeship, Poland, with 3,835 inhabitants (2004). Przedbórz is situated on the Pilica River in the northwestern corner of the historic province of Lesser Poland. From its foundation until the Partitions of Poland, it belonged to Lesser Poland’s Sandomierz Voivodeship. A Jewish community is documented as being established in Przedbórz by 1570. At the beginning of the Second World War, the town was 60% Jewish. There were approximately 6, 800 inhabitants in Przedbórz before the war, including approximately 4,400 Jews. Before the Second World War, tourists would travel to Przedbórz to visit the architecturally notable Przedbórz Synagogue.

    Physical Details

    Polish German
    36,745 digital images : PDF ; 11.4 GB .
    System of Arrangement
    Selected records arranged in fifteen series: 1. Minutes, election and administrative records of the Municipal Council; 2. Registers of voters; 3. Registers and statistics of town estates and housing; 4. Records of taxation matters; 5. Social services and medical expenses; 6. Constructions matters in the city; 7. Registers of voters to the Polish Sejm; 8. Book of population, 1926; 9. Records of population movement; 10. Files relating to identity documents and various certificates, 1923-1939; 11. Court and administrative verdicts, 1922-1939; 12. Recruitment to the Army, 1918; 1931-1939; 13. Files of the Board of the Jewish Community in Przedbórz, 1940-1942; 14. Register of property owners, 1940-1943; 15. Files for issuing identity cards and passports 1925 and 1932.

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    Conditions on Access
    This material can only be accessed in a Museum reading room or other on-campus viewing stations. No other access restrictions apply to this material.
    Conditions on Use
    Reproduction of more than 100 pages of copies of documents for researchers or other institutions requires a written permission of the General Director of the State Archives of the Republic of Poland. Publication of more than 10 complete documents in an individual work requires the written authorization of the General Director. The Museum may not publish any archival material obtained from the General Director, including specific archives under his control, on the Internet, the World Wide Web, or any other publicly accessible on-line network without the written permission of the General Director. Citation of the materials in any publication must refer to the Museum and the Polish State Archives and must include the name of the archival group and catalogue number of the originals.

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    Holder of Originals
    Archiwum Państwowe w Kielcach
    Source of acquisition is the Archiwum Państwowe w Kielcach, Poland, Sygn. 520 The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Archives received the digitized collection via the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum International Archival Programs Division in Jan. 2016. This is a cooperative project based on the agreement between USHMM and Yad Vashem, Israel.
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